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If your child has been recently diagnosed and educational therapy is recommended, your child my benefit from working with an educational therapist.  An educational therapist is a professional who combines educational and therapeutic approaches for evaluation, remediation, case management and advocacy on behalf of children, adolescents and adults with learning challenges.  Educational Therapists have an extensive background in developmental psychology in order to identify how an individual is functioning within their developmental and learning milestones.

Educational therapy demystifies learning problems and stimulates a client’s awareness of their strengths so they can use those strengths to overcome areas of difficulties. The treatment plan may utilize information from a variety of sources including the student’s social, emotional, psychoeducational and neuropsychological background. Milestones Educational Therapy offers evidenced based programs for both, individuals who are experiencing challenges and to enrich gifted students.  Our goal is to help all students enhance their level of autonomy in all areas of learning and development.

Consistency and intensity are important predictors of success in educational therapy therefore a minimum of twice weekly sessions are recommended to achieve therapeutic goals.  All sessions are implemented in a one-to-one format for 50 minutes.

MILESTONES SPECIALIZED PROGRAMS

Milestones Educational Therapy Institute offers several evidenced based programs for children who are experiencing difficulties and to enrich gifted students.

CogMed
Fast ForWord
Pay Attention
Processing and Cognitive Enhancement (PACE)

Auditory Memory for Quick Stories
Earobics
Fast ForWord
Hearbuilder
Processing and Cognitive Enhancement (PACE)

R.O.P.E.S. for Improved Executive Function
Technology for Organization and Planning
Organizing Thinking

Math U See
Big Brainz
Common Core Strategies

Cogmed
Hearbuilder – Auditory Memory
Processing and Cognitive Enhancement (PACE)

Fast ForWord
Lindamood-Bell Phoneme Sequencing Program (LiPS) ®
Lindamood-Bell Seeing Stars  ®
Lindamood-Bell Visualization & Verbalization  ®
Master the Code
Read Naturally
RAVE-O
Wilson Reading System
Zoo Phonics

Handwriting Without Tears
Step Up to Writing
Writing Adventures

Decades of rigorous research from Harvard University shows that children’s earliest experiences play a critical role in brain development. High quality early intervention services can change a child’s developmental trajectory and improve outcomes for children, families, and communities.